Remembering Earl...


Dr. Earl Reum

"He changed the world, one kid at a time. In countless speeches and workshops over more than 50 years, Earl Reum persuaded millions of teenagers to dream big; some for an hour, many for a lifetime."

Time Magazine
December 20, 2010


A tribute to the "Master Wizard" of student leadership training!

Welcome to!

This website is a tribute to Dr. Earl Reum, whose work was completed on this earth December 5, 2010.

A 17 year young Earl Reum was featured in an article of a special issue of Life Magazine, dedicated to the theme of "Teenage Fun", dated December 20, 1948.

Little did anyone have an idea back then what kind of impact that Dr. Earl Reum would have on future generations of teenagers and those adults who worked with them for over half a century. Or just maybe they did...

CLICK HERE or on the image at right to view this special article, as well as the rest of this issue of Life Magazine, on the Google Books website.

This website is currently under development, so please be patient. We invite you to explore what has been created so far, and to keep coming back for more as we work to develop an online tribute worthy of Dr. Earl Reum - a truly great leader, tireless advocate for student activities, and source of inspiration to nearly everyone he came in contact with over the 79 years of his life.

If you have any comments, suggestions, or other feedback regarding the design and development of this website please contact Lou Miller at Thank you for visiting.